UN Holocaust Memorial Day

Today, January 27th, is the UN designated day for remembrance of the Holocaust.

This short film was produced by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

path to genocide

From the Holocaust museum website:

This 38-minute film examines the Nazis’ rise and consolidation of power in Germany. Using rare footage, the film explores their ideology, propaganda, and persecution of Jews and other victims. It also outlines the path by which the Nazis and their collaborators led a state to war and to the murder of millions of people. By providing a concise overview of the Holocaust and those involved, this resource is intended to provoke reflection and discussion about the role of ordinary people, institutions, and nations between 1918 and 1945.

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